Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,553,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

678

Unreached Groups

530 (78.2 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
Rajaka Sri Lanka 150,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,249,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer Belgium 500 Khmer Buddhism 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Italy 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 7.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Oman 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % Translation Needed -
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,300 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 7.00 % 5.41 % New Testament -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Austria 38,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.90 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 561,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 336,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 186,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 765,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 244,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 6.67 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 9,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.64 % Complete Bible -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 245,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
Berava Sri Lanka 372,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 61,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 91,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Started -
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 678 Peoples   505,553,000     530       5,926
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